Category: Early Members Tell Their Stories

The Heart of a Pioneer Missionary – Part 5

  By Paul Werner As we continued witnessing, many students responded and came to the center. Being the only teacher, I sometimes had to use some ingenuity to bridge certain situations. I would teach two students for an hour, and then two or three more students came in. While briefing the new students...

The Heart of a Pioneer Missionary – Part 4

    By Paul Werner Paul and Christel Werner joined as a married couple in the United States in August 1963. In 1964 they returned to Germany among the first missionaries sent from the US to Europe. For one year they witnessed in Wiesbaden in Germany, but then felt guided to begin the...

The Heart of a Pioneer Missionary – Part 3

  By Paul Werner Paul and Christel Werner joined as a married couple in the United States in August 1963. In 1964 they returned to Germany among the first wave of missionaries sent from the US to Europe. For one year they witnessed in Wiesbaden in Germany, but then felt guided to begin...

The Heart of a Pioneer Missionary – Part 2

By Paul Werner I witnessed to people wherever I went. After I talked to a gas station attendant, who filled up my car, just for a few minutes, he was fascinated by my words and invited me to his house for Sunday afternoon. When I arrived, three generations of his family were present,...

The Heart of a Pioneer Missionary – Part 1

By Paul Werner Paul and Christel Werner joined as a married couple in the United States in August 1963. In 1964 they returned to Germany among the first wave of missionaries sent from the US to Europe. For one year they witnessed in Wiesbaden in Germany, but then felt guided to begin the...